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John Gibson is a ‘Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants’ with over 18 years’ experience in accounting and tax. JBG Accounting now operates from New Lambton, a vibrant village location in Newcastle and easily accessible from anywhere in the Hunter region.

Daniel Plain is a fully qualified and very competent employee who (among other responsibilities) manages and prepares a large number of the individual tax returns, as well as the business fringe benefits tax, and general accounting for clients.

JBG Accounting has a strong and loyal SME (small to medium entity) client base and we prepare and lodge over 1,000 individual tax returns per year, as well as managing:

  • 140+ companies

  • 30+ trusts

  • 30+ self-managed superannuation funds

  • 40+ sole traders and partnerships

Our range of clients include:

  • Manufacturing businesses (kitchens, windows, engineering, dental technicians)

  • Service businesses (NDIS servicing, marketing, finance brokers, real estate)

  • Trades (builders, plumbers, electricians and more)

  • Professionals (chiropractors, financial advisers, therapists and more)

Our wealth of knowledge and expertise in accounting practices and taxation laws is continually being developed and we are well regarded by complimentary financial service industry specialists.


What we don’t know we can research for you!

We have been specialist users and promotors of the Reckon software products, and manage the accounts of over 150 clients using the Reckon products.  Our focus is tending towards the online cloud based products including more recently the Xero cloud software.

John Gibson is also a JP (Justice of the Peace) available to certify documents and forms.



New Lambton Tax Return

John Gibson

John has 18 years tax and accounting expertise, is a keen V8 enthusiast and is an avid runner – usually reaching 40kms per week. Snow skiing and travel is a passion (especially if a Japan trip is proposed!)

Daniel Plain

Daniel is a fully qualified accountant who has been assisting JBG Accounting grow and develop a solid client base. His interests include camping, rugby league and he has been working on his Nissan Patrol for 5 years – it is nearly driveable!

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